|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Hernando is 17,345. Hernando, Mississippi is the 2,106th largest city in the US.
Hernando is located entirely in DeSoto County.
The current population of Hernando (17,345) is it's peak population.
Hernando has grown 114.5% since the 2000. Hernando, Mississippi is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 91% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Hernando has a population density of 547.7 people per square mile.
|2104||Cañon City, Colorado||17,363|
|2108||El Dorado, Arkansas||17,339||-19.1%|
|2110||Lake St. Louis, Missouri||17,311||69.0%|
The total voting age population of Hernando, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 11,325. The voting age population is 47.1% male and 52.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.2% of the residents of Hernando are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Hernando are 82.8% White, 13.4% Black, 2.1% Other, 1.6% Two or more races, 0.1% American Indian and 0.1% Asian. Additionally, 3.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Hernando, 5.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 3.7%. On a per-household basis, 5.2% of families are below the poverty line in Hernando.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.9% of Hernando residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.8% of Hernando residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 33.4% have a bachelor's degree and 11.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Hernando residents aged 5 and older, 2.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Hernando is 2.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Hernando, 16.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Hernando is $79,195.
In Hernando, 82.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 17.5% of housing units in Hernando.
Of all the housing units in Hernando, 1.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Hernando, 47.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,900 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Hernando is $1,039.
In Hernando, 88.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.